All Databases Beginning with "A"

Alphabetical List of Databases

All Databases

Provides selected full text, scholarly, and peer reviewed articles in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

Contains the full text of McGraw Hill's Encyclopedia of Science and Technology as well as Science News from 2000 to the present. This database is limited to 1 simultaneous user

Provides a full text library of scholarly monographs and books in the humanities and social sciences.

Includes citations and full text articles from the Association for Computer Machinery (ACM) journals, newsletters, and conference proceedings.

Maintains the peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences from the American Chemical Society (ACS).

Presents images and information for advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines from 1911 to 1955. Focuses on these subject areas: radio, television, transportation, beauty & hygiene, and World War II.

Publishes quarterly bibliography listing edited works and articles from African studies journals and journals from Africa.

Contains citations and abstracts to journal articles and other materials related to aging.

Provides citations to journal articles, government reports, and books in agriculture and related disciplines.

Comprised of citations of journal articles, government reports, and books about agriculture and related disciplines.

Indexes articles on military science and aeronautics.

Provides films and series curated from PBS created content. Closed captions and/or interactive transcripts are available for many, but not all, titles.

Comprehensive online resource for primate information detailing habitat, social behavior, diet, physical measurements, risks of extinction, and other facts critical to understanding primate lives.

Contains full text articles and other publications covering topics in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).

Consists of searchable digital facsimiles of local newspapers from all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Read eyewitness reporting, editorials, letters, advertisements, obituaries, and reviews.

This principal resource for citations of articles and books on the history and culture of the United States, Mexico, and Canada includes some full text.

Collects the full text articles from all of the American Accounting Association's scholarly journals.

Provides film history on American cinema from 1893 to the present.

Includes the American Psychiatric Association (APA) practice guidelines, which provide evidence-based recommendations for the assessment and treatment of psychiatric disorders.

Covers an archive of quantitative data on American religious institutions and memberships.

Presents the digitized edition of legislative and executive documents of the U.S.Congress from the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

Contains manuscripts, books, maps, photos, and other materials focusing on the American West.

Contains full text research reviews of current and emerging topics within anthropology.

Collects full text, research reviews of current and emerging topics within psychology.

Consists of full text, research reviews of current and emerging topics within sociology.

Composed of full text, research reviews of current and emerging topics in a variety of disciplines including the biomedical, physical and social sciences.

Contains articles from international anthropology and archaeology journals from the Royal Anthropological Institute and the Centre for Anthropology, British Museum.

Indexes articles and essays on anthropology, archaeology, and related fields.

Provides access to book reviews and films in anthropology.

Provides full text access to selected anthropology journals from the American Anthropological Association (AAA).

Archives West (formerly Northwest Digital Archives) provides information about archival collections at thirty-one archives in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana and Alaska.

Consists of abstracts of literature related to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage.

Provides citations to articles and reproductions from Art Index, 1929-1984. Covers all forms of art from antiquity to the twentieth century.

Provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews of modern and contemporary art from the late 19th century to the present.

Contains a digital collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature, and culture.

Consists of texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. The eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries are about equally represented, with a smaller selection of seventeenth century texts as well as some medieval and Renaissance texts. 

Shows the table of contents pages for journals from business, humanities, and popular culture to sciences, medicine, and technology.

Provides topic and citation searching and identifies articles published in high impact arts and humanities journals.

Provides full text journal access to content in the arts and humanities.

The ARTstor Digital Library, a non-profit resource, consists of images in art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.

Provides open access to e-prints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics.

Provides open access to e-prints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics.

Provides streaming access to films from twenty-four countries. Closed captions and/or interactive transcripts are available for many, but not all, titles.

Presents maps, text, and data about the creation and all subsequent changes (dated to the day) in the size, shape, and location of every U.S. county in the 50 states as well as the District of Columbia.

Provides  audit information on over 1,200 accounting firms and 15,000 publicly registered companies on the WRDS platform. Access limited to current PSU graduate students, faculty, and staff. User must request an account with a current PSU email address. Please indicate correct user type when requesting access.

Maintains international statistics on the automotive market including sales, production, inventory, and incentives. Access limited to current PSU students, faculty, and staff. Please contact the Library reference desk for login.

Indexes articles about architecture, archaeology, city planning, interior design, landscape architecture, and historic preservation.